The single ‘Take Five’ was entered into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1996 after becoming a hit in 1961 and being biggest selling jazz single of all time. Written by alto saxophonist Paul Desmond, the track is one of a collection recorded by the Dave Brubeck Quartet on their album ‘Time Out’ for Columbia Records, recorded in 1959 and released in 1961.

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